In 2011, Britain Yearly Meeting (the governing body of the Quakers) said The global economic system ……is often unjust, violent and destructive...We must urgently work with others of faith and good will….
Morning session 10.30am to 12.30pm (including tea/coffee break)
David Shirreff , Economic Journalist and author of “Break Up The Banks!” https://goo.gl/R9mGSI will address:
What banks do.
Why they aren’t doing what is needed.
What banks could become.
Following the very successful 'Creating New Housing Stock' Workshop in February, London Quakers have organised a follow-on day to do more work on Community Land Trusts, and ways to generate housing with long term affordability. Apparently there is another legal mechanism, as well as the one the CLT uses. We're looking at this, plus other initiatives which will interest Quakers.
Detailed programme to follow, but put this in your diary now - judging by the level of interest in February, this one is going to be full.